The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 25 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 4.81% 1.02% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 1.11% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -38.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Validation
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worthing region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 90 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 89.42% 91.84% 69.30%
Number of salaries quoted 74 83 53
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Validation
Salary Trend in Worthing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Worthing region.

Validation Salary Trend in Worthing

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Worthing region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 2 (33.33%) Modbus
2 2 (33.33%) Profibus
2 2 (33.33%) GitHub
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Worthing region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Modbus
1 2 (33.33%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer in Test
2 2 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test and Validation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree